Monday, June 30, 2014

You Rock!!

Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Monday evening and hope all is well!! I had an AWESOME vacation but I am glad to be back home to my comfy bed!!! I have a fun card to show y'all today......CHECK IT!!!!

Man....I had a BLAST on this fun card!!! I used a ton of Crafter's Companion goodness. I used the Black Pearl Shimmering Cardstock, Ultra Smooth White cardstock, Overlapped Text stamp(the stamp in the stars) Kraft cardstock, Spectrum Noir Markers(GT2, GT3, IG2, IG6. IG10, OR1) and Camden Town Male 2 stamp set.



I also played along in a few challenges. I played along in the MUSE challenge:

I played along in The Cutting Edge Challenge(The circle and the sentiment are from my Big Shot and Silhouette Portrait machines):

I also played along at The Pink Elephant Anything Goes challenge:


Thanks for stopping by!!!

-t


Card Recipe for You Rock Card
Stamps: Crafter's Cardstock
Paper: Black Pearl Shimmering, Kraft, Ultra Smooth White(Crafter's Companion), Yellow(Bazzill)
Inks: IMAGINE Crafts/Tsukineko and Spectrum Noir markers
Embellishments: Washi Tape(Queen and Co)
Tools: Circle Nestibilities(Spellbinders), You Rock die(Silhouette America), Big Shot(Ellison), Silhouette Portrait(Silhouette America), Scissors, Stars Stencil(The Memory Box), Blending Tool(Ranger)
Technique: Stenciling


Sunday, June 29, 2014

Bebunni Christmas Sneek Peek Goodness!!!

Hey Y'all!!!!

Happy Sunday and hope all is well!!! I am sneek peeking some Bebunni Christmas goodness today......CHECK IT!!!

I had a lot of fun with this card!!!

I also played in a few challenges too!!!

I played a long in The Paper Crafting Challenges Anything Goes challenge, Simon Says Stamp Anything Goes challenge, and Addicted to Stamps and More challenge!!

Thanks for stopping by!!!!

-t

Friday, June 27, 2014

Love You

Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Friday and hope all is well!!! It is Keep It Simple time and here is the challenge for this week:




......and here is my card.......CHECK IT!!!!!




Make sure that you check out what the other ladies created!!!












I also played along in a few challenges too!!!

I played along in the Simon Says Stamp Anything Goes challenge, the Sisterhood of Crafters Monochromatic challenge and I played along in the Aud Sentiments challenge.



Thanks for stopping by!!!

-t


Card Recipe for Love You Card
Paper: White(Michaels), Turquoise(Worldwin) Patterned Paper(Crate Paper)
Inks: IMAGINE Crafts, Gelatos(Faber-Castell)
Embellishments: Flair(BossyJoscie), Sequins(Pretty Pink Posh), Letter Stickers(American Crafts)
Tools: Heart Die(Top Dog Dies), Corner Rounder(We R Memory Keepers), Big Shot(Ellison)
Technique: Splatter

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Feather Happy Birthday Card

Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Wednesday and hope all is well!! I have a fun card for y'all to see today......CHECK IT!!!!

I used some Crafter's Companion goodness HERE and HERE.


I played in a few challenges too!!!!

I created this card for the Runway Inspired Challenge:

I played along in the Inkspirational Challenge:


I played along in the Addicted to Stamps and More Anything Goes Challenge and I played along in the CAS on Sunday Birthday Challenge.




Thanks for stopping by!!!!


-t





Card Recipe for Feather Birthday Card

Stamps: Crafter's Companion
Paper: Blue(Bazzill)
Inks: IMAGINE Crafts
Tools: Heating Tool(Marvy Uchida)
Other: White Embossing Powder(IMAGINE Crafts)
Technique: Splatter

Monday, June 23, 2014

Fly High!

Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Monday!!! I am right across the street from the Pacific Ocean as I type this.......ahhhhhhhhh.....OCEAN!!! So......I am on vacay.....in Carlsbad, California and loving it!!! Well enough about that!!! Here is my card for the day.........CHECK IT!!!!!!

I had sooooo much fun with some Crafter's Companion goodness!!!!

I played along in some challenges. Addicted to Stamps and More is celebrating 2 years!!!! This is one of my favorite challenges!!! Here is the challenge:

I played along in the Always Playing with Paper sketch challenge:


Thanks for stopping by!!!!!!

-t


Card Recipe for Fly High! Card
Stamps: Crafter's Companion
Paper: White(Michaels), Yellow(Bazzill), Patterned Paper(DCWV)
Inks: IMAGINE Crafts
Embellishments: Washi Tape(Queen and Co), Sequins(Michaels)
Tools: Nestibilities(Spellbinders), Circle Punch(EK Success), Big Shot(Ellison), Heating Gun(Marvy Uchida)
Other: Black Embossing Powder(IMAGINE Crafts)

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Just Sailing Along

Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Tuesday and hope all is well. I have a card to show y'all that I created using the new Avocado Arts Life's A Beach Set:


Here is my card......CHECK IT!!!!!

I played along in a few challenges as well. I played along in the CAS(E) This Sketch challenge:

I played along in The Catered Crop Challenge:


I played along in the Simon Says Stamp Anything Goes challenge and I played along in The Paper Crafting Summer challenge.


Do make sure that y'all check out my other cards over at the Avocado Arts Blog

Thanks for stopping by!!!!

-t

Card Recipe for Just Sailing Along Card
Stamps: Avocado Arts
Paper: White(Michaels), Patterned Paper(Studio Calico)
Inks: IMAGINE Crafts
Other Coloring Mediums: Paper Crafting Crayons(Faber-Castell)
Embellishments: Enamel Dots(MME), Star Wood Veneer(Studio Calico)
Tools: Circle Nestibilities(Spellbinders), Ink Blending Tool(Ranger), Big Shot(Ellison)

Sunday, June 15, 2014

Poppies Thank You

For my Curtain Call Post go HERE

Hey Y'all!!!

I know.....cray cray but my SECOND post of the day!!!! Here is the card.......CHECK IT!!!!


I created this card using some AWESOME Crafter's Companion goodness!!! I played along in some challenges too.



I played along in the Cure for the Monday Blues challenge:

I played along in the Freshly Made Sketches challenge:


I also played along in the Simon Says Stamp Stencil challenge and I played along in the Inkspirational CAS challenge.



Thanks for stopping by!!!

-t




Card Recipe for Poppies Thank You Card
Stamps: Crafter's Companion
Paper: White(Crafter's Companion), Patterned Paper(Crate Paper)
Inks: IMAGINE Crafts and Spectrum Noir
Tools: Stencils(Memory Box), Scissors, Ink Blending Tool(Ranger)

Curtain Call-Sweet Pea

Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Sunday and hope all is well. I have a card to share with y'all that I created for the new Curtain Call Inspiration Challenge.

photo source: hgtv.com

Here is my card.........CHECK IT!!!!!


We have an awesome new sponsor,  Sugar Pea Designs!  Sugar Pea provided each of the Curtain Call designers with a wonderful stamp set of their choice for the Curtain Call Inspiration Challenge: Sweet Pea!  The LEAD of this challenge will receive a gift certificate to the Sugar Pea Designs Store!


The SugarPea Designs boutique is a family owned and operated stamp company specializing in the sweetest, most unique and versatile images you’ll ever see! Our high quality photopolymer clear stamps are sure to bring a smile to your face! You can find us at www.sugarpeadesigns.com



Sweet Pea Designers



Sugar Pea Designs Owner, Wendy Ramlakhan

Amber Kroening


I also played along in the Sugar Sketch this week:


I played along in Sugar Pea Designs Make it Masculine challenge:




Stop by the Curtain Call Inspiration Challenge: Sweet Pea and play along with us!



Thanks for stopping by!!!

-t





Card Recipe for Just Roll With It Card
Stamps: Sugar Pea Designs
Paper: Bazzill, Patterned Paper(Studio Calico)
Inks: IMAGINE Crafts
Embellishments: Twine(May Arts), Flair(BossyJoscie)
Tools: Spellbinders, Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz)

Friday, June 13, 2014

Stampendous! and Core'Dinations Blog Hop!

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Hey Y'all!!!!

Hope you've enjoyed the terrific collaboration between Stampendous products and Core'dinations' gorgeous papers! We have been thrilled to bring it to you! Today is the final day!! Of course there are prizes! We'll give away three packs of goodness! The Prize Package includes the Lovely Garden Stamp Set; the Matching Lovely Garden Cutting Dies from Stampendous; a Sand It Kit from Core'dinations which includes a sanding block, replacement sandpaper, and a "must-have" Dust Buddy clean up cloth; Core'dinations will also be sending the lucky winners some of their fantastic 6" X 6" paper pads. PLUS an extra special bonus - our friends at Dreamweaver Stencil will be adding the gorgeous Stone Wall stencil that Jamie Martin used in her terrific card she'll be posting this week (you can see a peek of it on this blog hop banner!) LET'S GET HOPPIN'! The official rules are HERE. You still need a U.S. mailing address to win, but we sure want to hear your comments anyway! You have until the end of Sunday, June 15th to finish your comments. If you missed any previous posts here they are for TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY, and THURSDAY. We'll draw three random blog posts from all the posts this week. Then we'll choose one comment from each. Of course we'd be super grateful if you pin our projects to your Pinterest Boards, or if you Tweet, or Share on Facebook, follow us, like our pages. Here is my card........CHECK IT!!!!!


 You know the drill! Here's who is posting today!

Core Blog

Debbie Standard

Kristine Reynolds

Krissy Fossmeyer

Tobi Crawford

Rhea Weigand

Trine Brandt Lassen

Tenia Nelson

Lea Kimmel

Jamie Martin

   
***Blog Hop Hint - if you click on a link that takes you to a page saying something like, "Sorry this page cannot be found," just click on the header at the top of the blog (usually a picture, or the blog's name), and it will take you to that blog's most recent post. That post *should* be our hop. If not, you can probably scroll down a short way to find the hop post. When in doubt type Stampendous in the search box to find the most recent post about our products. 



I also played along in a few challenges. I used the Seize the Sketch sketch this week:


I also played along in the CASology challenge:




Thanks for stopping by!!!

-t 

Card Recipe for True Happiness Card
Stamps: Stampendous!
Paper: Core'Dinations and Michaels
Inks: IMAGINE Crafts
Embellishments: Ribbon(American Crafts), True Happiness label stickers(Cosmo Cricket)
Tools: Stencils(Dreamweaver Stencils), Circle Nestibilities(Spellbinders), Big Shot(Ellison), Heating Tool(Marvy Uchida)
Other: Black Embossing Powder(IMAGINE Crafts), Sandpaper 

I Enjoy Your Company

Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Friday and hope all is well!!! It is Keep It Simple time and here is the challenge for this week:




......and here is my card.......CHECK IT!!!!!




Make sure that you check out what the other ladies created!!!






















I also played along in a few challenges. I played along in the CASE Study challenge and here is Pamela's card:
I played along in the Addicted the Stamps and More CAS challenge and I am linking this up to the Unity Stamp Co. Friends with Flair linky party!!


Thanks for stopping by!!!

-t

Card Recipe for I Enjoy Your Company Card
Stamps: Unity Stamp Co.
Paper: Kraft(Crafter's Companion), Patterned Paper(Studio Calico)
Inks: All inks by IMAGINE Crafts
Embellishments: Floss(We R Memory Keepers), Washi Tape(Queen and Co)
Tools: Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz)
 



Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Stampendous! and Core'Dinations Goodness!!

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Hey Y'all!!!

Welcome to another week long collaboration! This week we're playing with Core'dinations' gorgeous papers! They always make a project pop with the addition of so much texture! Plus, they're just plain yummy colors! We love the way you can sand the papers to allow the coordinating color core show through. Here is my card........CHECK IT!!!!
 

  Of course there are prizes this week! Three prize packages will be awarded. Package includes the Lovely Garden Stamp Set; the Matching Lovely Garden Cutting Dies; a Sand It Kit from Core'dinations which includes a sanding block, replacement sandpaper, and a "must-have" Dust Buddy clean up cloth; Core'dinations will also be sending the lucky winners some of their fantastic 6" X 6" paper pads. PLUS an extra special bonus - our friends at Dreamweaver Stencil will be adding the gorgeous Stone Wall stencil that Jamie Martin used in her terrific card she'll be posting this week (you can see a peek of it on the blog banner!) LET'S GET STARTED! The official rules are HERE. You still need a U.S. mailing address to win, but we sure want to hear your comments anyway! We'll draw three random blog posts from all the posts this week. Then we'll choose one comment from each. Of course we'll love you even more if you pin our projects to your Pinterest Boards or if you Tweet, or Share on Facebook, follow us, like our pages. You know the drill! Here's who is posting today!

Core Blog

Tenia Nelson

Jennifer Edwards

Lea Kimmel

Ava Gavloski

Jamie Martin

Suzanna Lee

Krissy Fossmeyer

Kristine Reynolds

  ***Blog Hop Hint - if you click on a link that takes you to a page saying something like, "Sorry this page cannot be found," just click on the header at the top of the blog (usually a picture, or the blog's name), and it will take you to that blog's most recent post. That post *should* be our hop. If not, you can probably scroll down a short way to find the hop post. When in doubt type Stampendous in the search box to find the most recent post about our products. 

Thanks for stopping by!!!!

-t 

Card Recipe for Just Keep Swimming Card
Stamps: Stampendous!
Paper: Core'Dinations, Michaels and Studio Calico Patterned Paper
Inks: Tuxedo Black(IMAGINE Crafts), Spectrum Noir markers
Embellishments: Letter Stickers(Cosmo Cricket), Enamel Dots(MME), Googlie Eye(Michaels)
Tools: Stencil(Dreamweaver Stencils), Big Shot(Ellison), Sandpaper, Circle Nestibilities(Spellbinders) 

Monday, June 9, 2014

Birthday Cards and Theo's Blog Debut!!

Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Monday and hope all is well. Today is my first day of Summer Vacay......awesomesauce!!! I am sooooooooo excited that I am getting to hang out with Theo....my 2 1/2 year old son!! We made some cards together in the craft room for Grandma's birthday.....which is tomorrow!!! Here is Theo's card.......CHECK IT!!!!

He colored everything with Crayola crayons and he used a digi stamp(me too!!) from Create a Smile stamps. Mommy cut, adhered and tied the twine around the card. He is a pretty talented fella.....dontcha think???? LOL!! 

Here is my card.......CHECK IT!!!

I played along in a few challenges too!! I played along in The Paper Players challenge:

I played along in the Seize the Birthday Challenge(Theo did too!!!):

I also used the Wanna Sketch sketch for this month:


Thanks for stopping by!!!!

-t

Sunday, June 8, 2014

DeNami Bright Blossoms Blog Hop!




 
Hey Y'all!!!

Welcome to the DeNami Bright Blossoms Blog Hop!!! If you just came from Lisa's awesome blog then you are at the right place if not please go to the DeNami Design Blog to start at the beginning of the hop!!!! The reason that this awesome blog hop is going on is so that we can become inspired by awesome creations by the DT and the other awesome hoppers!! DeNami Design is giving away THREE $20 gift certificates!! They will be giving away one gift certificate to a random participant (DT members not eligible) and then they will also be giving away TWO gift certificates to TWO people who comment along the hop......how cool is that!!!!

The creation you see above is a project that I created just for this blog hop!!! I had sooooooo much fun creating this project!! Thanks for looking and thanks for stopping by!!!! Next on the hop is Stacy and I know she has an awesome project for y'all to see!!! Hope y'all had fun hopping!!!!


 I also played along in a few challenges!! I played along in the Colour Me color challenge:

 I also played along in the Time Out Summer challenge.



Thanks for stopping by!!

-t



Card Recipe for Much THX Card
Stamps: DeNami
Paper: World Win, Patterned Papers(Crate Paper and Studio Calico)
Inks: Versamark Watermark Ink(IMAGINE Crafts)
Embellishments: Letter Stickers(American Crafts), Much sticker(Cosmo Cricket), Enamel Dots(MME)
Tools: Leaves Die(Avery Elle), Big Shot(Ellison), Scissors

Friday, June 6, 2014

Happy Summer.....and Sunny Smiles!

Hey Y'all!!!
Happy Friday and hope all is well!! I have a creation for the SRM Challenge!!

As y'all see this months challenge is.....Summer!! Here is my card.......CHECK IT!!!!



Make sure that y'all check out what the AWESOME DT and our AWESOME GD(LURVE you, Leah!!) came up with!!!



 
 
 
I also played along in some challenges too!! I played along in the CASology challenge(Gold embossed beach chair and sun):

I used the Stamplorations sketch:
 
I also played along in the Time Out Summer challenge!!

 
 Thanks for stopping by 
 
-t
 
Card Recipe for Happy Summer Card
Stamps: Avocado Arts
Paper: Kraft(Crafter's Companion), Yellow(Bazzill), Patterned Papers(Crate Paper, Studio Calico)
Inks: VersaMark Watermark Ink(IMAGINE Crafts)
Embellishments: Sentiment stickers(SRM), Twine(The Twinery),
Tools: Heating Tool(Marvy Uchida), Scissors
Other: Gold Embossing Powder(IMAGINE Crafts)